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Residential

If you have been experiencing severe mental health concerns, we provide residential support for individuals who are unable to live independently. 

We have two residential services: The Manse and Papaya.

What supports can I get?

  • Safe and secure home-like environment
  • Support on your recovery and individual support to gain the confidence and skills you need to live independently in the community
  • Support with cooking, cleaning, shopping and looking after your own personal care
  • Fitness and exercise activities
  • Involvement in daily activities
  • Development of a recovery plan to assist you to achieve your personal goals

Where can I get this support?

Our residential services are within Darwin, however accessible to all individuals located across the Top End of the Northern Territory. 

Next Steps

Contact us and ask about how you can access support.

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Papaya

Where is this service provided?

The focus of Papaya is to deliver support for people living in the urban and rural areas of Darwin. This service is located in the suburb of Nightcliff, Darwin and is close to shops, a library, public pool, cafes and public parkland.

Who is this service available to?

The Papaya Sub Acute Care Program is available to all individuals aged 18 to 64 years old. However, it is a requirements that each individual be allocated a Case Manager from Top End Mental Health Services (TEMHS). Referrals to Papaya are only accepted by Top End Mental Health Services (TEMHS). 

Homelessness or significant alcohol and other drug issues may affect a persons acceptance into the program.

For futher information about this service please contact TeamHEALTH online, by email or phone 1300 780 081.

Papaya services can be accessed at Darwin.

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The Manse

Where is the service provided?

Our program is provided within Darwin, however is accessible to all individuals located across the Top End of the Northern Territory.

Who is the service available to?

The Manse Residential Program supports men and women aged over 18 years who have been diagnosed with a mental illness and are case managed by TEMHS (Top End Mental Health Services).

For futher information about this service or for a referral please contact TeamHEALTH online, by email or phone 1300 780 081.

The Manse services can be accessed at Darwin.

Get in touch

To find out more about Residential services, please fill out the enquiry form below.

What services are you interested in?

Do you need emergency help?

NT Mental Health Line


Ph: 1800 682 288

Lifeline


Ph: 13 11 14

www.lifeline.org.au

Emergency Services


Ph: 000

Kids Helpline


Ph: 1800 55 1800

www.kidshelpline.com.au

Suicide Call Back Service


Ph: 1300 659 467

Headspace


Ph: 1800 650 890

www.headspace.org.au